Brian Burke, president and general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, announced Sunday afternoon that defenceman Anton Stralman has been assigned to the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League. Stralman is expected to be in the lineup when the Marlies host the Hamilton Bulldogs today at 4 p.m. at Ricoh Coliseum.
Playing in his second professional season in the Toronto organization, Stralman has played in 21 games for the Maple Leafs and recorded one goal and six assists to go along with six minutes in penalties. He posted a plus 1 rating and he was averaging 15:51 of ice time. His lone goal of the season was the game-winning marker as the Leafs defeated Boston 4-2 on the road on October 23rd.